University of Newcastle (UK) Reviews

Updated 29 May 2020

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4.3
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University of Newcastle (UK) Chancellor Sir Liam Donaldson
Sir Liam Donaldson
49 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible working time around university work(in 10 reviews)

  • "Great experience and knowledge gained from uni(in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • "No cons really- A great place to work(in 8 reviews)

  • "Support from academics isn't great and there isn't a lot of support for finding a career external from lab work(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Participating in all University events."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Ambassador in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Newcastle (UK) part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay is good and work is flexible. Not too much pressure.

    Cons

    Sometimes you won't get work.

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-05-29
  2. "Great perks, lack of drive"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Business Development in Newcastle upon Tyne, England

    I have been working at University of Newcastle (UK) full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great facilities, perks and lovely people

    Cons

    Lack of drive and commercial understanding

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-05-23
  3. "Great Work Opportunity for Students"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Subject Student Ambassador 
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Newcastle (UK) part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great pay Experience of meeting new people Great on your CV

    Cons

    Very low number of hours

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-05-09
  4. "alright"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Bartender in Newcastle under Lyme, England

    I worked at University of Newcastle (UK) part-time

    Pros

    good place to work for student

    Cons

    shifts were not the best

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-05-21
  5. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Lab Assistant 

    I have been working at University of Newcastle (UK) part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team and pay, would’ve liked more hours

    Cons

    The work could be a little repetitive

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-05-07
  6. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Technician 
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Newcastle (UK) full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Should more attention to progress of junior staff members

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-05-19
  7. "Good environment"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Research Associate 

    I have been working at University of Newcastle (UK) full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, nice colleagues

    Cons

    Not too much to complain

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-04-29
  8. "NA"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Lecturer in Newcastle upon Tyne, England

    I have been working at University of Newcastle (UK) full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful place to work as a Academician

    Cons

    Not much Cons to share

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-04-21
  9. "A University I'm mostly proud to work for"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Curriculum Development Officer in Newcastle upon Tyne, England

    I have been working at University of Newcastle (UK) part-time

    Pros

    Committed to contributing to the region and community, strives to focus on connecting to students, tries to make a difference

    Cons

    Like lots of Unis, can be hierarchical and slow to adapt. Is not always consistent in providing staff resourcing in line with student support commitments.

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-04-27
  10. "Good for research outputs"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Research Associate in Newcastle upon Tyne, England

    I worked at University of Newcastle (UK) full-time

    Pros

    Pension scheme, flexibility, options to teach

    Cons

    Pay not as good as in industry

    University of Newcastle (UK)2020-04-21
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